2nd December 2021 GWF / Sustainability
George Weston Food says it is making the investment in current or planned activities across New Zealand and Australia.
George Weston Foods Baking New Zealand says it will cut its emissions and petrol consumption by replacing its sales car fleet with the Toyota RAV 4 Hybrid Electric Vehicle.
The baking behemoth that also owns pie company Big Ben secures sign-off from the Commerce Commission to buy rival Dad’s Pies.
George Weston Foods has made a change to its Commerce Commission application to acquire 100% of the share of pastry and pie rival, Dad’s Pies.
The new business would be a top three wholesale pie company in NZ but it wouldn’t weaken competition, says George Weston Foods.
Both firms manufacture and supply savoury pies and sausage rolls in NZ.
The Tip Top bread owner boosts production to meet surging lockdown demand, but it comes as costs escalate across the group.